How to wear pastels part 2

How to wear Pastels to Work Part 2

Nov 1st, 2015 Colour, Spring Sarah

Following on from Part 1, here’s Part 2 of how to wear pastels to work. Colour Always keep in the back of your mind as to what “neutral” or foundation garments you have. What colour pants, skirts, jackets, shoes, handbags and cardigans do you have? This, as you now know, creates the backbone of your wardrobe and what new pastel garments are going to have to…

How to wear navy to work

Never Say No to Navy! How to wear Navy to Work

Aug 16th, 2015 Colour, General Fashion Sarah

If you have been at the shops recently you would have noticed that the summer collections are coming in and a very big trend is the colour navy. I love navy and it is definitely one of my go to colours.  Not only is it fantastic in winter but it is also my preferred base colour for spring and summer. Navy is a colour that anyone…

How to wear a classic shirt to work

Ode to a Classic Shirt – How to wear a Classic Shirt to Work

Aug 2nd, 2015 General Fashion Sarah

You can tie them, tuck them, cuff them and cover them with a sweater. I love classic button down shirts, whether it is a classic white shirt or a chambray, and everything in between. They are also a staple to most women’s corporate wardrobes and for a good reason! This lovely wardrobe staple has a multitude of ways in which it can be styled, from formal meetings to…

How to wear stripes to work

How to wear Stripes to Work

Jul 19th, 2015 General Fashion Sarah

Following on from my last post about patterns, here’s my top tips for wearing stripes to work. Also check out my Pinterest board for some great examples. Long, skinny, horizontal stripes These are a definite must have for anyone who wants to wear stripes because they create an illusion of a slimmer figure. They can be incorporated into a top or blouse or merino and can be…

How to wear patterns

How to wear Patterns, Prints and Polka Dots

Jul 6th, 2015 General Fashion Sarah

Patterns are amazing. So here’s how you wear them to work: Pattern size This depends on your body shape and how tall you are. If you are petite go for a smaller pattern – for example pinstriped instead of wide strips. If you wear a large pattern it will look like your frame is getting overwhelmed by the pattern and that’s all people will see –…

Tips for dressing for winter part 2

Top Tips for Staying Warm and Looking Polished for Winter Part 2

Jun 28th, 2015 General Fashion, Winter Sarah

Following on from my last post, here’s part 2 of my top tips for staying warm and looking polished for winter. Top tips for winter layering continued Cardigans I love cardigans! Some people think that they look a little scruffy but I tend to disagree. My top tip would be to invest in quality rather than quantity when it comes to the winter months, as you…

How to wear burgundy

Beautiful Burgundy – How to wear Burgundy

May 10th, 2015 Colour, Winter Sarah

If you have been following me on Instagram, Facebook or Pinterest (if you’re not, you should ) you would know that I have an obsession with burgundy! Burgundy is a beautiful, rich, warm and feminine colour. It’s also the professional gals option for pink in winter. In my mind this is the season it is most suited to as it is a colour that warms you even just…

How to wear checks

How to wear Checks

May 3rd, 2015 Winter Sarah

Charming Checks! This winter it is seems we are taking a few fashion tips from the English… So we’re definitely seeing the rise of checks! Whether it is in checkered shirts, tartan skirts or plaid pants – they are all in the shops now. If you’re a fan of checks like me, or just starting to get interested in them – below are my top…

How to wear winter coats to work

How to wear a Winter Coat to Work

Apr 26th, 2015 Winter Sarah

I’m loving this winter’s obsession with coats! I am huge coat and jacket fan. I actually have an entire wardrobe, albeit in the small spare bedroom wardrobe fully dedicated to jackets and coats. Long coats, short woolen jackets, duffle coats, parker jackets – I love them all! So what are the trends for this winter’s coats and jackets? There are four main ones: the classic…

Fit and Flare 5 Tips for Fifties Style Dresses

Fit and Flare – 5 Fabulous Tips for Fifties Style Dresses

Apr 12th, 2015 General Fashion Sarah

1950s, feminine and fabulous! Fifties style dresses have been made hugely popular due to celebrities such as Taylor Swift rocking these for both causal and formal occasions. This style of dress is also one of my go to favs for summer or winter! Cute in summer, styled with a cardigan and wedges; or in winter with a denim or leather jacket and boots. These dresses can…